Table 1.1.16 Plate Type by vehicle type - registered vehicles as at 31 December 2001

PLATE TYPE TOTAL Vehicle type
Passenger Vehicles Off-road Vehicles People movers
Small Buses
Buses
Mobile Homes
Motor cycles
Scooters
Light Trucks
Heavy Trucks
Prime Movers
Light Plants
Heavy Plants
Small Trailers
Trailers
Other Vehicles
X12345 (one letter & 5 numbers) 518,347 9 13 0 0 0 0 56 0 0 0 0 24 5 345,738 172,502 0
XX12 (two letters & two numbers) 4,029 63 9 0 0 0 0 3,903 46 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
XX123 (two letters & three numbers) 173,602 123,631 20,736 1,398 757 58 178 6,554 31 18,481 1,191 295 23 44 183 25 17
XX1234 (two letters & four numbers) 288,172 120,759 20,647 1,382 548 90 116 126 0 17,562 904 308 13 50 106,660 18,996 11
XXX12 (three letters & two numbers) 82,264 85 6 1 0 0 0 80,468 1,640 5 2 0 3 0 1 2 51
XXX123 (three letters & three numbers) 2,815,108 1,983,639 263,895 30,756 24,529 4,044 4,447 2,472 0 397,776 70,064 15,537 7,218 10,488 72 69 102
CC2000 Plates Career Consuls 273 208 38 21 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CC3000 Plates Honorary Consuls 32 25 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Custom Plates 16,001 10,676 2,383 188 86 30 9 13 0 2,119 335 82 4 34 7 31 4
FBY Plates Fire Brigade 900 96 51 3 0 4 6 0 0 44 172 17 1 490 0 8 8
HC Plates City Hire Cars 463 457 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
HV Plates Country Hire Cars 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MO Plates Public Buses 7,338 0 0 0 74 7,065 110 0 0 16 57 15 0 1 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (1 digit) 10 7 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (2 digit) 79 68 3 1 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (3 digit) 397 335 45 4 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (4 digit) 581 456 88 1 0 0 0 0 0 35 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (5 digit) 258 210 35 1 1 0 0 0 0 9 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Numeral-only Plates (6 digit) 196 147 31 1 1 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
FIRS Plates Trailer 696 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 696 0
FIRS Plates Hauling Unit 1,249 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 156 1,085 0 0 0 0 0
XXX12X (three letters, two numbers & one letter) 533,177 423,294 75,751 6,782 876 62 93 431 1 25,836 20 0 10 7 0 0 14
T Plates Metropolitan Taxis 4,904 4,762 0 40 63 28 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
000TT Plates Industry Transport Two Trucks 133 4 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 30 81 5 0 0 0 0 0
0000TT Plates Accident Recovery Tow Trucks 1,289 12 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 295 927 48 0 0 0 0 0
TC Plates Country Taxis 899 812 1 2 64 8 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TV Plates Tourist Vehicles 1,606 3 27 97 210 1,175 31 0 0 47 14 1 0 1 0 0 0
TOTAL 4,452,005 2,669,760 383,786 40,680 27,215 12,573 4,990 94,030 1,719 462,318 73,925 17,393 7,297 11,120 452,663 192,329 207